Entries by Denise Waxman

Owning Your Power: Awareness and Authority (Part 1)

“Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown” -Shakespeare, Henry IV, 1597  As general manager at a tech company, Mary (renamed for anonymity) was in line for a big promotion. But one thing stood in her way: an influential higher-up—let’s call him Bob—was not too fond of her. Or so she thought. In reality, Bob […]

Why is Change So Difficult?

Everyone loves a change of scenery.  What makes personal change so hard?  Part of the reason we love a change of scenery is that it’s the scenery changing – not US.  Many of us believe we love change; usually that means we love to stand in one place and watch change happen around us, especially […]